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Instructions for Form 1040-EZ
taxmap/instr/i1040ez-023.htm#TXMP3705baff

2016 Earned Income Credit (EIC) Table

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2016 Earned Income Credit (EIC) Table cautionThis is not a tax table.
Follow the two steps below to find your credit. 
Step 1. Read down the "At least—But less than" columns and find the line that includes the amount you were told to look up from your EIC Worksheet, earlier.
Step 2. Then, read across the column for your filing status (Single or Married filing jointly). Enter the credit from that column on your EIC Worksheet.
If the amount you are looking up from the worksheet is–And your filing status is–
At
least
But
less than
SingleMarried filing jointly
Your credit is–
$1$50$2$2
5010066
1001501010
1502001313
2002501717
2503002121
3003502525
3504002929
4004503333
4505003636
5005504040
5506004444
6006504848
6507005252
7007505555
7508005959
8008506363
8509006767
9009507171
9501,0007575
1,0001,0507878
1,0501,1008282
1,1001,1508686
1,1501,2009090
1,2001,2509494
1,2501,3009898
1,3001,350101101
1,3501,400105105
1,4001,450109109
1,4501,500113113
1,5001,550117117
1,5501,600120120
1,6001,650124124
1,6501,700128128
1,7001,750132132
1,7501,800136136
1,8001,850140140
1,8501,900143143
1,9001,950147147
1,9502,000151151
2,0002,050155155
2,0502,100159159
2,1002,150163163
2,1502,200166166
2,2002,250170170
2,2502,300174174
2,3002,350178178
2,3502,400182182
2,4002,450186186
2,4502,500189189
2,5002,550193193
2,5502,600197197
2,6002,650201201
2,6502,700205205
2,7002,750208208
2,7502,800212212
2,8002,850216216
2,8502,900220220
2,9002,950224224
2,9503,000228228
3,0003,050231231
3,0503,100235235
3,1003,150239239
3,1503,200243243
3,2003,250247247
3,2503,300251251
3,3003,350254254
3,3503,400258258
3,4003,450262262
3,4503,500266266
3,5003,550270270
3,5503,600273273
3,6003,650277277
3,6503,700281281
3,7003,750285285
3,7503,800289289
3,8003,850293293
3,8503,900296296
3,9003,950300300
3,9504,000304304
4,0004,050308308
4,0504,100312312
4,1004,150316316
4,1504,200319319
4,2004,250323323
4,2504,300327327
4,3004,350331331
4,3504,400335335
4,4004,450339339
4,4504,500342342
4,5004,550346346
4,5504,600350350
4,6004,650354354
4,6504,700358358
4,7004,750361361
4,7504,800365365
4,8004,850369369
4,8504,900373373
4,9004,950377377
4,9505,000381381
5,0005,050384384
5,0505,100388388
5,1005,150392392
5,1505,200396396
5,2005,250400400
5,2505,300404404
5,3005,350407407
5,3505,400411411
5,4005,450415415
5,4505,500419419
5,5005,550423423
5,5505,600426426
5,6005,650430430
5,6505,700434434
5,7005,750438438
5,7505,800442442
5,8005,850446446
5,8505,900449449
5,9005,950453453
5,9506,000457457
6,0006,050461461
6,0506,100465465
6,1006,150469469
6,1506,200472472
6,2006,250476476
6,2506,300480480
6,3006,350484484
6,3506,400488488
6,4006,450492492
6,4506,500495495
6,5006,550499499
6,5506,600503503
6,6006,650506506
6,6506,700506506
6,7006,750506506
6,7506,800506506
6,8006,850506506
6,8506,900506506
6,9006,950506506
6,9507,000506506
7,0007,050506506
7,0507,100506506
7,1007,150506506
7,1507,200506506
7,2007,250506506
7,2507,300506506
7,3007,350506506
7,3507,400506506
7,4007,450506506
7,4507,500506506
7,5007,550506506
7,5507,600506506
7,6007,650506506
7,6507,700506506
7,7007,750506506
7,7507,800506506
7,8007,850506506
7,8507,900506506
7,9007,950506506
7,9508,000506506
8,0008,050506506
8,0508,100506506
8,1008,150506506
8,1508,200506506
8,2008,250506506
8,2508,300506506
8,3008,350501506
8,3508,400498506
8,4008,450494506
8,4508,500490506
8,5008,550486506
8,5508,600482506
8,6008,650479506
8,6508,700475506
8,7008,750471506
8,7508,800467506
8,8008,850463506
8,8508,900459506
8,9008,950456506
8,9509,000452506
9,0009,050448506
9,0509,100444506
9,1009,150440506
9,1509,200436506
9,2009,250433506
9,2509,300429506
9,3009,350425506
9,3509,400421506
9,4009,450417506
9,4509,500413506
9,5009,550410506
9,5509,600406506
9,6009,650402506
9,6509,700398506
9,7009,750394506
9,7509,800391506
9,8009,850387506
9,8509,900383506
9,9009,950379506
9,95010,000375506
10,00010,050371506
10,05010,100368506
10,10010,150364506
10,15010,200360506
10,20010,250356506
10,25010,300352506
10,30010,350348506
10,35010,400345506
10,40010,450341506
10,45010,500337506
10,50010,550333506
10,55010,600329506
10,60010,650326506
10,65010,700322506
10,70010,750318506
10,75010,800314506
10,80010,850310506
10,85010,900306506
10,90010,950303506
10,95011,000299506
11,00011,050295506
11,05011,100291506
11,10011,150287506
11,15011,200283506
11,20011,250280506
11,25011,300276506
11,30011,350272506
11,35011,400268506
11,40011,450264506
11,45011,500260506
11,50011,550257506
11,55011,600253506
11,60011,650249506
11,65011,700245506
11,70011,750241506
11,75011,800238506
11,80011,850234506
11,85011,900230506
11,90011,950226506
11,95012,000222506
12,00012,050218506
12,05012,100215506
12,10012,150211506
12,15012,200207506
12,20012,250203506
12,25012,300199506
12,30012,350195506
12,35012,400192506
12,40012,450188506
12,45012,500184506
12,50012,550180506
12,55012,600176506
12,60012,650173506
12,65012,700169506
12,70012,750165506
12,75012,800161506
12,80012,850157506
12,85012,900153506
12,90012,950150506
12,95013,000146506
13,00013,050142506
13,05013,100138506
13,10013,150134506
13,15013,200130506
13,20013,250127506
13,25013,300123506
13,30013,350119506
13,35013,400115506
13,40013,450111506
13,45013,500107506
13,50013,550104506
13,55013,600100506
13,60013,65096506
13,65013,70092506
13,70013,75088506
13,75013,80085506
13,80013,85081506
13,85013,90077501
13,90013,95073498
13,95014,00069494
14,00014,05065490
14,05014,10062486
14,10014,15058482
14,15014,20054479
14,20014,25050475
14,25014,30046471
14,30014,35042467
14,35014,40039463
14,40014,45035459
14,45014,50031456
14,50014,55027452
14,55014,60023448
14,60014,65020444
14,65014,70016440
14,70014,75012436
14,75014,8008433
14,80014,8504429
14,85014,900*425
14,90014,9500421
14,95015,0000417
15,00015,0500413
15,05015,1000410
15,10015,1500406
15,15015,2000402
15,20015,2500398
15,25015,3000394
15,30015,3500391
15,35015,4000387
15,40015,4500383
15,45015,5000379
15,50015,5500375
15,55015,6000371
15,60015,6500368
15,65015,7000364
15,70015,7500360
15,75015,8000356
15,80015,8500352
15,85015,9000348
15,90015,9500345
15,95016,0000341
16,00016,0500337
16,05016,1000333
16,10016,1500329
16,15016,2000326
16,20016,2500322
16,25016,3000318
16,30016,3500314
16,35016,4000310
16,40016,4500306
16,45016,5000303
16,50016,5500299
16,55016,6000295
16,60016,6500291
16,65016,7000287
16,70016,7500283
16,75016,8000280
16,80016,8500276
16,85016,9000272
16,90016,9500268
16,95017,0000264
17,00017,0500260
17,05017,1000257
17,10017,1500253
17,15017,2000249
17,20017,2500245
17,25017,3000241
17,30017,3500238
17,35017,4000234
17,40017,4500230
17,45017,5000226
17,50017,5500222
17,55017,6000218
17,60017,6500215
17,65017,7000211
17,70017,7500207
17,75017,8000203
17,80017,8500199
17,85017,9000195
17,90017,9500192
17,95018,0000188
18,00018,0500184
18,05018,1000180
18,10018,1500176
18,15018,2000173
18,20018,2500169
18,25018,3000165
18,30018,3500161
18,35018,4000157
18,40018,4500153
18,45018,5000150
18,50018,5500146
18,55018,6000142
18,60018,6500138
18,65018,7000134
18,70018,7500130
18,75018,8000127
18,80018,8500123
18,85018,9000119
18,90018,9500115
18,95019,0000111
19,00019,0500107
19,05019,1000104
19,10019,1500100
19,15019,200096
19,20019,250092
19,25019,300088
19,30019,350085
19,35019,400081
19,40019,450077
19,45019,500073
19,50019,550069
19,55019,600065
19,60019,650062
19,65019,700058
19,70019,750054
19,75019,800050
19,80019,850046
19,85019,900042
19,90019,950039
19,95020,000035
20,00020,050031
20,05020,100027
20,10020,150023
20,15020,200020
20,20020,250016
20,25020,300012
20,30020,35008
20,35020,40004
20,40020,43001
 
* If the amount you are looking up from the worksheet is at least $14,850 but less than $14,880, your credit is $1.
If the amount you are looking up from the worksheet is $14,880 or more, you can’t take the credit.